Is there a relationship between core stability, balance and strength in amputee soccer players? A pilot study

Aytar A., Pekyavas N. O., ERGUN N., Karatas M.

PROSTHETICS AND ORTHOTICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.36, no.3, pp.332-338, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The body is a kinetic chain and all the systems and muscle groups play important roles in this chain. Core stability, strength and balance are important components of performance within many sports, and in particular soccer. However, the relationship between these components is not fully understood.